"Fast Enough" by Joel Christian Gil
Fast Enough combines an imagined story of Bessie Stringfield as a young girl with historical facts about Bessie as an adult. Bessie Stringfield went on to become the first African-American woman to travel solo across the United States on a motorcycle.
"The Proudest Blue: A story about Hijab and Family by Ibtihaj Muhammad
With her new backpack and light-up shoes, Faizah knows the first day of school is going to be special. It’s the start of a brand new year and, best of all, it’s her older sister Asiya’s first day of hijab–a hijab of beautiful blue fabric, like the ocean waving to the sky. But not everyone sees hijab as beautiful, and in the face of hurtful, confusing words, Faizah will find new ways to be strong.
"My Name is Not Isabella" by Jenifer Crosberry
From breakfast to bedtime, a young girl imagines being different women who made history, and ends the day empowered to be herself. My Name is Not Isabella is a delightful new picture book by Jennifer Fosberry that introduces children to some of the strongest female figures in history, all seen through the eyes of a little girl.
"Delphine Denise and the Mardi Gras prize" by Brittany Mazique
"superheroes are Everywhere" by Kamala Harris